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VIDEO: Garralda’s tears means much more than sport

Mateo Garralda is on the way to make dreams true with Chilean national team although one big is achieved – win over European team like Belarus 32:28 at the start of the IHF World Championship 2017 in France. When you see tears of someone who won six EHF Champions League titles as a player and seven medals on big competition with the national team (Spain), then you realize that handball is much more than question of sport for him.

VIDEO: Chileans celebrate “epic moment” of handball history

Great passion, great moment – unforgetable.

Chile still have chances to qualify for the knock-out stage and on that way decisive will be direct encounter with Saudi Arabia in the last Round. 

Garralda’s medals with the national team of Spain:

Summer Olympics
Bronze medal – third place 1996 Atlanta Team
Bronze medal – third place 2000 Sydney Team
World Championship
Gold medal – first place 2005 Tunisia Team
European Championship
Silver medal – second place 1996 Spain Team
Silver medal – second place 1998 Italy Team
Silver medal – second place 2006 Switzerland Team
Bronze medal – third place 2000 Croatia Team

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